Google for Entrepreneurs, Veterans & Military Families
Thursday, August 9, 2012 from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM (PDT)
San Diego, CA
Google for Entrepreneurs Veterans & Military Families is coming to San Diego!
Startup Weekend and Institute for Veterans and Military Families are partnering with Google to host the first ever Google for Entrepreneurs day for Veterans, Servicemembers and Military Families on August 9th in San Diego.
Our Google team will be on site to host trainings and take questions on Google's tools for businesses and entrepreneurs. Topics will include how to attract and understand your online users, tools to reach and engage new audiences, and an insight into how Google's startup culture fosters innovation. We will end the event with a lively evening reception.
Veterans, servicemembers or military families who have a business or just a great idea are all invited to apply to attend all this event. There will also be a Startup Weekend Event the weekend following the Google for Entrepreneur event: http://sandiego.startupweekend.org
We hope to empower veteran entrepreneurs to build and scale businesses and be successful online.
Registration and Breakfast: 8-9 AM
9:00 - 9:10 Welcome and Introductions
9:10 - 9:35 Innovation & Entrepreneurship @ Google
9:35 - 9:50 Introduction to the Veteran Entrepreneurial Experience
9:50 - 10:05 Google & The Military Veteran Community
10:05 - 10:20 Beverage Break
10: 20 - 11:00 Understanding the market, Understanding your users
11:00 - 11:40 Get out there with Ads and Search
11:40 - 12:15 Google+ Pages and Social for Local Business
12:15 - 1:00 Lunch (provided by Google)
1:00 - 1:45 Deep Dive on Analytics & Website Optimizer
1:45 - 2:30 YouTube and Monetizing your Content
1:00- 1:45 Maps & Geo Tools for Business
1:45 - 2:30 Business on the Cloud with Google Apps
2:30 - 3:00 Refreshment Break
3:00 - 3:30 5 of our Favorite Things: Technologies that are changing the world
3:30- 4:15 Google Panel & IVMF
4:15 - 4:30 Closing Remarks
4:30 - 6:00 Happy Hour Reception
Startup Weekend for Veterans and Mllitary Families - August 10th - 12th
Interested in launching a new startup? Join Startup Weekend 8/10-8/12 as entrepreneurs pitch ideas, form teams, and launch new startups in just 54-hours. Observe Friday or Sunday night for free and special discounted tickets available for military vets and family members who want to participate. For registration and details visit http://sandiego.startupweekend.org
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UP Global is a non-profit dedicated to fostering entrepreneurship, grassroots leadership, and strong communities.
UP Global is on a mission to make the world a more innovative and prosperous place, one community at a time. We believe that entrepreneurs are critical to driving a strong global economy and a better world. We do our part by supporting the grassroots leaders who are at the core of every strong entrepreneurial community.
Through the efforts of its grassroots community leaders, UP Global operates programs that foster entrepreneurship in hundreds of cities across the world. UP Global's flagship programs & initatives include Startup Weekend, Startup Digest, Startup Next, Startup Education, and Entrepreneurs Across Borders.